Flu Prevention

How to Apply

You may call the Dennis Avenue Health Center at 240-777-1050,  or call 311.  Walk-in registration is available for scheduled clinic dates listed at Flu Information - Montgomery County, MD (montgomerycountymd.gov).  No appointments required.

Documents To Bring

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Eligibility Requirements

  • Montgomery County resident
  • Ages 6 months and older
  • Appointments are required in advance and are available on a first-come, first-served basis

Fees and Payments



1.  Why should I get a flu shot?

Getting a flu shot is the best way to prevent you from getting the flu. 

2.  Who should get a flu shot?

Everyone 6 months of age and older should get flu vaccine.

3.  Who should not get a flu shot?

Allergic reactions to flu vaccine are very rare.  Severe (life-threatening) allergies, including a severe allergy to eggs, may prevent you from receiving flu vaccine.

4. How do I schedule or cancel an appointment for a flu shot?
Please call 240-777-1050 to find out if vaccine is available and for questions.  Walk-in registration is available.  No appointments needed on scheduled flu clinic dates.  The Flu vaccine may be provided October through March, depending upon availability of vaccine.


Additional Information

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